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Mostel, Zero 1915-1977

Overview
Works: 242 works in 598 publications in 5 languages and 17,201 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Biography  Allegories  Musical films  Comedy films  History  Portraits  Music 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Singer, Narrator, Honoree, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Zero Mostel, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Zero Mostel
The producers by Susan Stroman ( Visual )
46 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A legendary producer and his mild-mannered accountant face catastrophe when their play unexpectedly becomes a success
A funny thing happened on the way to the Forum by Stephen Sondheim ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A conniving slave attempts to help his master's son win the love of the girl-next-door
Fiddler on the roof original Broadway cast by Jerry Bock ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tevye is a poor Jewish milkman with five unmarried daughters to support in a village in Czarist Russia. With a sharp tongued wife at home and growing anti-Semitism in the village, Tevye talks to God about his troubles. His people's traditions keep him strong when his existence is as precariously balanced as a fiddler on the roof
A funny thing happened on the way to the forum original Broadway cast by Stephen Sondheim ( Recording )
22 editions published between 1962 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Program notes included. Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Broadway's lost treasures ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compilation of Broadway song & dance numbers from The Tony Awards, as performed by the original cast members between 1967 and 1986
The front by Martin Ritt ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Howard Price, a restaurant cashier, poses as a writer so that blacklisted authors can submit their work through him, but the injustice around him pushes him to take a stand when he is forced to testify at an investigative congressional committee hearing
Watership down by Richard Adams ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nestled among the rolling hills and peaceful meadows of England lives a community of rabbits. When their warren is threatened, a small goup of brave rabbits escapes into the unknown countryside seeking a new home. Led by the visionary Fiver, they face huge challenges and use strength and cunning to survive, while gaining new allies, battling new enemies and always pursuing their dream
Panic in the streets by Elia Kazan ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One night in the New Orleans slums, vicious hoodlum Blackie and his friends kill an illegal immigrant who won too much in a card game. When Dr. Reed confirms the dead man had pneumonic plague he must find and inoculate the killers
Eugene Ionesco's Rhinoceros by Eugène Ionesco ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and German and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rhinoceros tells the story of a French town plagued by rhinoceroses. These are not ordinary rhinoceroses, but people who have been victims of "rhinoceritis." Or is it something else entirely?
Richard Adams's Watership down ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Nestled among the rolling hills and peaceful meadows of England lives a community of rabbits. When their warren is threatened, a small group of brave rabbits escapes into the unknown countryside seeking a new home. Led by the visionary Fiver, they face huge challenges and use strength and cunning to survive, while gaining new allies, battling new enemies and always pursuing their dream." -- Container
Fiddler on the roof from the Broadway musical Fiddler on the roof by Jerry Bock ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Broadway's lost treasures III the best of the Tony Awards ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compilation of Broadway song & dance numbers from The Tony Awards, as performed by the original cast members between 1968 and 2002
The enforcer by Raoul Walsh ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and French and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A district attorney attempts to crack a murder for hire ring
The best of the best of the Electric Company ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy sketches, music, animation and special effects were the tools of this video classroom. Full of wit and energy this popular educational show from the 1970's made learning to read fun
Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1961 and 1997 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abandoning sequential action, excluding everything in the nature of plot and creating an atmosphere of illogic, Beckett brings the theatre of the absurd to its apogee
The best of The Electric Company ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy sketches, music, animation and special effects were the tools of this video classroom. Full of wit and energy this popular educational show from the 1970's made learning to read fun
Du Barry was a lady ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Their friendship is a perfect musical-comedy blendship, as Ball goes from NYC torch singer to the dream girl of Red Skelton's wacky, 18th century-France reverie
Ultimate Broadway ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contemporary theatre Samuel Beckett : Waiting for Godot ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents act 2 of Samuel Beckett's tragicomedy Waiting for Godot, in which Beckett's non-heroes Didi and Gogo wait and hope for Godot
Broadway musicals : a Jewish legacy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the unique role of Jewish composers and lyricists in the creation of the modern American musical. This entertaining documentary mingles cultural history with illuminating perspectives on the origins and meanings of some of Broadway's most beloved songs, stories and shows
 
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Alternative Names
Mostel, Sammy 1915-1977
Mostel, Samuel 1915-1977
Mostel, Samuel Joel
Mostel, Samuel Joel 1915-1977
Mostel, Samuel Joel "Zero".
Mostel, Zero.
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